Canon EOS 7D Vs Canon EOS 5D Mark III Comparison
ProductsEOS 7D
Canon EOS 7D
EOS 5D Mark III
Canon EOS 5D Mark III
Prices

Whirlwire Rating1420616956
Video Features
FormatMP4 MP4
MicrophoneMono Mono
Resolutions
  • 1080p @ 30fps
  • 1080p @ 25fps
  • 1080p @ 24fps
  • 720p @ 60fps
  • 720p @ 50fps
  • 1080p @ 30fps
  • 1080p @ 25fps
  • 1080p @ 24fps
  • 720p @ 60fps
  • 720p @ 50fps
  • 480p @ 25fps
  • 480p @ 30fps
External mic input
SpeakerN/A Mono
Storage
Storage SlotCF
  • SD
  • CF
Storage Slot Amount1 1
Sensor
Max Resolution5184 x 3456 5760 x 3840
Other Resolutions
  • 3888 x 2592
  • 3456 x 2304
  • 2592 x 1728
3840 x 2560
Image Ratio3:2 3:2
Megapixels18.0 22.3
SizeAPS-C (22.3 x 14.9 mm) Full frame (36 x 24 mm)
TypeCMOS CMOS
ProcessorDual Digic 4 Digic 5+
Screen / Viewfinder
Screen Size3.0 3.2
Screen Pixels920,000 1,040,000
Screen TypeTFT color LCD Clear View II TFT LCD
Live View
Viewfinder TypeOptical (pentaprism) Optical (pentaprism)
Viewfinder Coverage100% 100%
Viewfinder magnification1.0x 0.71%
Physical
Weather Sealed
BatteryBattery Pack Battery Pack
Battery ModelLithium-Ion LP-E6 Lithium-Ion LP-E6
Battery Life (shots)800 950
Weight (grams)860 950
Dimensions148 x 111 x 74 mm 152 x 116 x 76 mm
Optics & Focus
Autofocus
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Phase Detect
  • Multi-area
  • Selective single-point
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Face Detection
  • Live View
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Phase Detect
  • Multi-area
  • Selective single-point
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Face Detection
  • Live View
Manual Focus
Number of Focus Points19 61
Lens MountCanon EF mount Canon EF mount
Crop1.6x 1.0x
Image
ISO Range100-6400 100-25600
ISO Minimum100 100
ISO Maximum12,800 102,400
White Balance Presets6 6
Custom White Balance
Uncompressed FormatRAW RAW
JPEG Quality Levels
  • Fine
  • Normal
Fine, Normal
Features
Minimum shutter speed30 sec 30 sec
Maximum shutter speed1/8000 sec 1/8000 sec
Aperture Priority
Shutter Priority
Manual Exposure Mode
Built-in Flash N/A
Flash Range (M)12.0 N/A
External Flash
Flash Modes N/A
Flash X Sync Speed1/250 sec 1/250 sec
FPS8 6
Self-timer
Metering Modes
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
  • Partial
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
  • Partial
Exposure Compensation±5 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps) ±5 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
AE Bracketing±3 (3 frames at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps) ±3 (2, 3, 5, 7 frames at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
WB Bracketing
Orientation Sensor
Timelapse Recording
GPSOptional Optional
Connectivity
USB
HDMI
Remote Control Optional
WirelessN/A Optional
Body Type
Body TypeMid-size SLR Mid-size SLR
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